Great news! We’re really excited that feminist activist extraordinaire Finn Mackay will be joining Beatrix Campbell, Nimko Ali and Helen Lewis on the Women, Feminism and Journalism panel. Finn will be talking about her activist history and her new book, Radical Feminism: Feminist Activism in Movement, which is published by Palgrave.
Finn Mackay has been involved in feminist activism for twenty years and founded the London Feminist Network and the revived London Reclaim the Night in 2004. After a career in policy and training on domestic violence prevention education in local government, Finn returned to academia completing her PhD on the British Women’s Liberation Movement. Finn is currently a Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of the West of England and is the author of “Radical Feminism: Feminist Activism in Movement” published with Palgrave (2015). Finn is a Trustee of the Feminist Archive, an Ambassador for the Worker’s Educational Association and serves on the Executive of the Feminist & Women’s Studies Association.